MM & DMA Application & Timeline

Graduate Application Checklist

Fall 2021 Graduate Application Timeline

August 1
Graduate Application available online
December 1
ALL applicants: Graduate Application due (see further deadlines below)
December 1
MM/DMA applicants with prescreening requirements AND MM musicology, music education, and music theory applicants: prescreening (if applicable) and Graduate Application due
Early January
Live virtual audition or interview confirmations sent
February 4-14
Live virtual auditions and/or interviews || NOTE: Please consult our Audition page for more details
February 8
MM applicants without prescreening requirements: Audition repertoire videos due
Northwestern admission decision released
April 15
Enrollment deposit due